TDI Podcast: Back To The Basics With Horowitz & Son (Episode 395)

January 11, 2015

In this episode we step back and look at the very basics of investing in the stock market. We answer the questions of: What is the stock market? How to invest? What makes up an index? And much more… 

Our special guest for this episode is Brett Horowitz (my son) who will bring us some questions that may help us better understand the basics of markets and investing.

We also look at oil, gold, the recent employment report and much more…Listen in

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How we are beating the S&P 500 by 8% this month

September 21, 2008

If you have been following the blog or the podcast I’m sure you have heard mention of The TDI Managed Growth Strategy.   Well, now as the markets are in bull and bear mode, it is a good time to review the merits of The TDI Managed Growth Strategy.  So far, the portfolio has had a terrific start and I am very pleased with the success we have had so far.

As this strategy is now open to investors, perhaps it is time to think about looking at what has occurred in the markets and consider taking that next step towards changing a strategy that may not be working. This time is surely different, and buy-and-hold, wait-and-see, hope-for-the-best may not be suitable. I am well aware that you may be shell-shocked by what recently happened, (as we all are) but that is not reason to believe that you cannot be making money in these conditions. Read more

Money Girl – 7 Common Investing Mistakes

May 14, 2008

I am continuing to guest host for the Money Girl Podcast (No funny comment!) Actually, it is great fun indeed. Mignon Fogarty, the founder of the Quick and Dirty Tips “qdnow” Network has a great group of very committed hosts that are changing the landscape the portable audio world. It isn’t music, but the shows are quite remarkable. Click to check out the entire network.

Each show episode has the stated goal of providing immediately usable tips to help you in all aspects of your life. This week, I talk about 7 common Investing Mistakes. These are the ones made by the noice to the expert. Take a listen in and subscribe.

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